Taking positive cues from the global market, silver prices rose by Rs 255 to Rs 37,657 per kg in futures trade today as traders created speculative positions. In futures trading at the Multi Commodity Exchange, silver for December delivery was trading higher by Rs 255, or 0.68 per cent, to Rs 37,657 per kg in a business turnover of 2 lots. Also, the white metal for delivery in September rose by Rs 228, or 0.62 per cent, to Rs 36,999 per kg in 304 lots. In the international market, silver gained 0.35 per cent to USD 15.89 an ounce in Singapore. Market analysts said a firming trend in the precious metals in global market, mainly attributed to the rise in silver prices at futures trade here.
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